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Clay Shirky and Jay Rosen to Discuss New Media's Present and Future in Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute's "Primary Sources" Series, Dec. 3 at NYU

November 11, 2009
N-137, 2009-10

MEDIA ADVISORY

New York University’s Jay Rosen and Clay Shirky will be featured in “Primary Sources,” a series of conversations at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute (20 Cooper Square, between 5th and 6th Streets, 7th Floor), on December 3, 6-7 p.m. They will discuss the latest ideas in new media: what’s working, what’s dead, and where the medium is headed. The event is free and open to the public. Call 212.998.8044 for more information. Photo ID required for entry. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Reporters interested in attending must RSVP to James Devitt, NYU’s Office of Public Affairs, at 212.998.6808 or james.devitt@nyu.edu. Filming or videotaping of the event is prohibited; still photography is permitted.

Rosen is the author of the blog PressThink (www.pressthink.org) and a professor at Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. Shirky, a social media expert, is an associate teacher at the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television.

“Primary Sources,” a project of NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, is an online archive of conversations distilled for the web into short video chapters. Primary Sources Library contains the full archive of conversations and supplemental material. For more, visit the website.

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Graduate School of Arts and Science, Events and Traditions

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